Archived Professional Development

Thu, 20/09/2018 - 10:00 - 13:00

Delivered by Voluntary Action Lewisham

Wed, 19/09/2018 - 09:00 - Wed, 20/03/2019 - 16:00

Fundraising courses for the arts, cultural and heritage sector, 2018  – 19, from Arts Fundraising and Philanthropy

Sat, 15/09/2018 - 10:00 - 16:30

This conference explores creative approaches to interpreting museums, galleries, and heritage sites for visitors with special educational needs and disabilities.

Date: Saturday 15 September 2018, 10am–4.30pm
At: The National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, WC2N 5DN

Cost: £20 (includes lunch and refreshments)


Thu, 13/09/2018 - 10:00

The London’s Giving network of Slaughter and May’s free legal advice masterclasses for charities - The masterclasses provide an excellent opportunity for voluntary sector organisations to gain advice from legal experts

Wed, 12/09/2018 (All day)

As part of 4in10's 'Communicating Impact' series, they are offering a free, half day training session covering effective ways to talk about poverty, why it is useful to do so and practical tips about handling this topic on social media.

Wed, 29/08/2018 (All day) - Mon, 10/09/2018 (All day)

Creating Routes is a free practical training programme for theatre-makers aged 18-25 who want to use their creative skills in community contexts with an array of participants and groups. 

Deadline for Application: 10 September 2018

Mon, 20/08/2018 - 17:00 - Fri, 07/09/2018 - 17:00

A New Direction is delighted to invite cultural organisations to our second year of Small Change®.We are all learning to work in a world that is full on, and while this is opening up some amazing opportunities it can also leave us feeling a bit frazzled. This programme is designed to help you explore change and transition and how it impacts on your work.

The programme is delivered in partnership with Alchemy Research & Consultancy and Dr. Dawn Langley.

Deadline for expressions of interest: 5pm, 7 September 2018

Wed, 04/07/2018 - 19:00 - Wed, 18/07/2018 - 21:00

Heard a lot about Photoshop & Adobe creative software but not sure where to start or which programs to use? Led by arts educator Alex Harwood, dip your toes into the most commonly used Adobe apps and discover what they have to offer.

LOCATION: Turf Studios, 39-40 Keeley Road, Croydon CR01TF

Tue, 03/07/2018 - 16:00 - 19:00

The Garden Museum are hosting a twilight event for teachers.

Dates: 2 July (primary)
Time: 4pm-7pm
Cost: £10 (includes refreshments and free entry to Cedric Morris exhibition)
At: The Garden Museum, Lambeth Palace Road,
 SE1 7LB


Tue, 03/07/2018 - 10:00 - 13:30

Managing your Community Organisation’s Money, Bookkeeping Software for Small Groups, Business Planning for Non-profits and Trading by Charities: what's possible?

Mon, 25/06/2018 - 09:30 - 16:30

This interactive workshop will introduce participants to the concept of ‘outcomes thinking’ – where the focus is less on what charities do and more on why they do what they do, and what they’re seeking to achieve.

Fri, 15/06/2018 - 09:30 - 15:30

Exploring the multiple modes of expression within facilitation practice: How do we train Designers, Managers, Makers and Artists to use their specialism to empower others?

Date: Friday 15 June 2018
Time: 9.30am-3.30pm
At: The Ugly Duck, 49 Tanner Street, SE1 3PL 

Thu, 14/06/2018 - 09:30 - 16:00

Re-energise, reframe and refresh your art teaching and art curriculum. Find ways to bring quality skills teaching into your school whilst building links with the wider curriculum.

Tue, 12/06/2018 - 10:00 - 12:00

October Gallery Education runs a succesful and inspiring monthly Family Learning Programme, as well as workshops in the gallery for Foundation and Key Stage 1 and 2. In this morning of training we share our experiences of working with Early Years to equip you with the tools to program, coordinate or facilitate your own workshops and projects.

Mon, 11/06/2018 - 18:00

Join the October Gallery for an evening of inspiring teaching, ideas and examples of activities.

Date: Mon, June 11, 2018
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 PM
At: October Gallery, 24 Old Gloucester Street, WC1N 3AL


Fri, 08/06/2018 - 09:15 - 15:15

Participants will take part in a series of hands-on activities that develop creative practices with children in outdoor spaces. The day will follow children’s lines of enquiry, using drama and storytelling to explore the outdoors (gardens, parks, woods), meet mini-beasts and create outdoor learning environments.

Wed, 30/05/2018 (All day) - Wed, 04/07/2018 (All day)
Join Soundcastle & Simon Magnus for this CPD combining music and movement practices

Date: 4 July 
Time: 11-3.30
At:The Centre, Merchant Street, Bow, E3 4PZ
Thu, 24/05/2018 - 10:00 - 16:00

At The Salmon Youth Centre, 43 Old Jamaica Road, Bermondsey, SE1
One day training From 10am - 4pm

Tue, 22/05/2018 - 10:00 - 13:00

Are you a musician who would like to work with children and young people and want to know more about music education?

Come along to Start Up

Date: Tuesday 22 May 2018
Time: 10.00am – 1.00pm
Location: Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Rd, E1 6LA

Sat, 19/05/2018 - 09:30 - 17:30

This conference at Museum of London Docklands aims to reflect upon, and gather responses to, the London, Sugar & Slavery gallery ten years after its installation. It will feature academic papers and creative responses related to themes exhibited in the gallery, as well as workshop sessions to discuss how the gallery could be used and developed in the future.

Date: Saturday 19 May 2018
Time: 9.30am - 5.30pm
At: Museum of London Docklands